The Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Content of Performance Reports) (Scotland) Regulations 2014

JurisdictionScotland
CitationSSI 2014/326

2014No. 326

PUBLIC HEALTH

SOCIAL CARE

The Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Content of Performance Reports) (Scotland) Regulations 2014

19thNovember2014

21stNovember2014

20thDecember2014

The Scottish Ministers make the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 42(3) and 69(1) of the Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Scotland) Act 2014( 1) and all other powers enabling them to do so.

Citation, commencement and interpretation

1. (1) These Regulations may be cited as the Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Content of Performance Reports) (Scotland) Regulations 2014 and come into force on 20th December 2014.

(2) In these Regulations-

"the Act" means the Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Scotland) Act 2014; and

"service users" has the same meaning as in section 4(2) of the Act.

Prescribed content

2. The following regulations set out the prescribed content of a performance report prepared by an integration authority in terms of section 42 of the Act.

Service planning

3. A performance report must include-

(a) an assessment of performance in relation to the national health and wellbeing outcomes including-(i) a description of the extent to which the arrangements set out in the strategic plan and the expenditure allocated in the financial statement have achieved, or contributed to achieving, the national health and wellbeing outcomes;(ii) information about the integration authority's performance against key indicators or measures in relation to the national health and wellbeing outcomes; and(iii) in respect of the information included in the performance report by virtue of sub-paragraph (ii), a comparison between the reporting year and the 5 preceding reporting years (or, where there have been fewer than 5 reporting years, all preceding reporting years, if any);(b) an assessment of performance in relation to the integration delivery principles including information about the way in which the arrangements set out in the strategic plan, and expenditure allocated in the financial statement, have contributed to the provision of services in pursuance of integration functions in accordance with the integration delivery principles; and(c) an assessment of performance in relation to strategic planning including, where applicable, information about the number of significant decisions that have been made by the integration authority to which section 36 of the Act (significant decisions outside strategic plan: public involvement) applies and the reasons for making each such decision.

Financial planning and performance

4. (1) A performance report must include information about financial performance including-

(a) the total amount spent by, or under the direction of, the integration authority on each of the matters listed in paragraph (2);(b) the...

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